Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agencies [22 VAC 40 ‑ 131]
Action Adopt new standards for licensed private child-placing agencies.
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ended on 4/1/2011
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3/31/11  9:33 pm
Commenter: Michele Allen

Opposition to proposed 22VAC40-131-170B

To include sexual orientation would force the  Catholic Church and many other organizations in VA to cease their involvement in adoption.  These organizations have a right to follow their religious/moral beliefs while helping children in difficult situations.  Please put children ahead of political correctness.

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